Faculty of Tourism was established as a 4-year High School in 2009 by the Decision of the Council of Ministers No. 15661. Our school has been transformed into a faculty with the Presidential Decree No. 7477 published in the Official Gazette No. 32269 dated 04/08/2023. In terms of academic structure, our Faculty, which consists of 3 departments: Tourism Guidance Department, Gastronomy and Culinary Arts Department and Recreation Management Department, offers undergraduate education as well as three different postgraduate programs: Recreation Management Master’s Degree with Thesis, Tourism Management Master’s Degree with Thesis and Tourism Management Non-Thesis Master’s Degree. is taking. As of 2023, there are 15 academic and 8 administrative personnel working in our faculty, including 9 Associate Professors, 4 Doctoral Lecturers, 1 Lecturer and 1 Research Assistant.

Educational activities continue in our faculty with 8 classrooms, 1 computer laboratory, 1 Application Kitchen, 1 Recreation Workshop and 1 graduate class.

Detailed information about the number of students, academic and administrative staff in our faculty is given below.

ClassNumber of First Education StudentsII. Number of Teaching StudentsGather
1st Class 162 _ 162
2st Class 172 1 173
3st Class 117 9 126
4st Class 231 60 291
Grand total 752
DepartmentDıvısıonProf. Dr.Assoc. Dr.Assist. Prof. Dr.Research AssistantLecturerTotal
Department of Tourism Guidance Tourism Guidance _ 4 _ _ _ 4
Department of Recreation ManagementRecreation Management _ 3 2 1 _ 6
Department of Gastronomy and Culinary ArtsGastronomy and Culinary Arts _ 2 2 _ 1 5
Grand Total 15
Administrative Staff TitleNumber of Administrative Staff
Faculty Secretary 1
Computer operator 2
Office Staff 4
Contract staff 1
Total 8

Ahmet Muhip Dıranas Practice Hotel, which is affiliated with our faculty, serves local and foreign tourists as well as the education process. Pratik Hotel has a total of 63 rooms, 58 standard and 5 suites, and a bed capacity of 135 people. It also hosts many events and conferences with its conference hall for 238 people, meeting room for 50 people and work offices.